Play Rough (move)

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Play Rough
じゃれつく Frolic
Play Rough VII.png
Play Rough VII 2.png
Type  Fairy
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  90
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Condition  Cute
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Brings down the energy of any Pokémon that have already used a move this turn.

Play Rough (Japanese: じゃれつく Frolic) is a damage-dealing Fairy-type move introduced in Generation VI. It is TM44 in Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!.

In Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, it can be upgraded to the special Z-Move Let's Snuggle Forever by Mimikyu holding Mimikium Z.

Effect

Play Rough inflicts damage and has a 10% chance of lowering the target's Attack stat by one stage.

Description

Games Description
XYORAS
SMUSUM
The user plays rough with the target and attacks it. This may also lower the target's Attack stat.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff
NormalIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 1 1SMUSUM
052 Meowth Meowth
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 35PE
052 Meowth Meowth
Alola Form
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 35PE
053 Persian Persian
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 1 1SMUSUM
47PE
053 Persian Persian
Alola Form
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 1SMUSUM
47PE
058 Growlithe Growlithe
FireIC Big.png Field Field 35PE
183 Marill Marill
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Water 1 Fairy 45XY
23ORAS
23
184 Azumarill Azumarill
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Water 1 Fairy 50XY
25ORAS
25
209 Snubbull Snubbull
FairyIC Big.png Field Fairy 37 37
210 Granbull Granbull
FairyIC Big.png Field Fairy 43 43
261 Poochyena Poochyena
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 46
262 Mightyena Mightyena
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 56
264 Linoone Linoone
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 1 1
287 Slakoth Slakoth
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 38ORAS 38
300 Skitty Skitty
NormalIC Big.png Field Fairy 49XY
46ORAS
46
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy 1, 60XY
1, 49ORAS
1, 49
313 Volbeat Volbeat
BugIC Big.png Bug Human-Like 43ORAS 43
314 Illumise Illumise
BugIC Big.png Bug Human-Like 43ORAS 43
431 Glameow Glameow
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 50 50
506 Lillipup Lillipup
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 45 45
507 Herdier Herdier
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 52 52
508 Stoutland Stoutland
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 63 63
509 Purrloin Purrloin
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 49 49
510 Liepard Liepard
DarkIC Big.png Field Field 58 58
684 Swirlix Swirlix
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 49 49
685 Slurpuff Slurpuff
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 49 49
702 Dedenne Dedenne
ElectricIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy 42 42
707 Klefki Klefki
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 43 43
764 Comfey Comfey
FairyIC Big.png Grass Grass 49
778 Mimikyu Mimikyu
GhostIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 46
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
TM44
035 Clefairy Clefairy
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy PE
036 Clefable Clefable
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy PE
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff
NormalIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy PE
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff
NormalIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy PE
052 Meowth Meowth
NormalIC Big.png Field Field PE
052 Meowth Meowth
Alola Form
DarkIC Big.png Field Field PE
053 Persian Persian
NormalIC Big.png Field Field PE
053 Persian Persian
Alola Form
DarkIC Big.png Field Field PE
058 Growlithe Growlithe
FireIC Big.png Field Field PE
059 Arcanine Arcanine
FireIC Big.png Field Field PE
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered PE
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
231 Phanpy Phanpy
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
261 Poochyena Poochyena
DarkIC Big.png Field Field
333 Swablu Swablu
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon USUM
359 Absol Absol
DarkIC Big.png Field Field
434 Stunky Stunky
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field
613 Cubchoo Cubchoo
IceIC Big.png Field Field
690 Skrelp Skrelp
PoisonIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Dragon
761 Bounsweet Bounsweet
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
775 Komala Komala
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
780 Drampa Drampa
NormalIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation VI

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
385 Jirachi Jirachi
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 2015 Tanabata Jirachi
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon GO

Play Rough
Special Attack
Type Fairy
Power 90
Energy bar 2
Duration 2.9 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain  ?%
Play Rough GO.png
Eligible Pokémon:
JigglypuffWigglytuffPersianPersianAzumarillGranbull
TeddiursaUrsaringDonphanMightyenaSlakingDelcatty
MawileGlameowPurugly
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Play Rough had a power of 50.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Play Rough had a power of 55.

Jigglypuff may only know this move if it was obtained before August 20, 2016.

Description

Games Description
SMD It damages an enemy. It could lower the enemy's Attack.*
It damages an enemy. It could also lower the enemy's Attack.*

In the anime

None.png Jessie Mimikyu Play Rough.png None.png None.png
Mimikyu
The user plays rough with the target and attacks it.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
778 Mimikyu Mimikyu jumps towards the opponent and cloaks it with a thick, white smoke surrounded by stars. It then hits the opponent multiple times with its stick.
Jessie's Mimikyu Loading the Dex! Debut

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Play Rough VI.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Generation VII Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 嬉鬧 Hēinaauh
Mandarin 嬉鬧 / 嬉闹 Xīnào
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Ruw spel
France Flag.png French Câlinerie
Germany Flag.png German Knuddler
Italy Flag.png Italian Carineria
South Korea Flag.png Korean 치근거리기 Chigeungeoligi
Poland Flag.png Polish Szorstka Gra
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Jogo Duro
Russia Flag.png Russian Жёсткая Игра Zhyostkaya igra
Spain Flag.png Spanish Carantoña


Generation VII TMs
Alola
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
767778798081828384858687888990919293949596979899100
Kanto
0102030405060708091011121314151617181920
2122232425262728293031323334353637383940
4142434445464748495051525354555657585960


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